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  • UN envoy warns Libya on brink of prolonged strife

    5 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Rapidly deteriorating security and deepening political divisions have brought Libya "closer to the brink of protracted conflict and civil strife," the top U.N. envoy in the country warned on Monday. Bernardino Leon, who took over two ...

  • CA Lottery

    5 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Monday: Daily 3 Evening 5-0-6 (five, zero, six) Daily 3 Midday 9-3-1 (nine, three, one) Daily 4 3-1-5-2 (three, one, five, two) Daily Derby 1st:3 Hot Shot-2nd:11 Money Bags-3rd:5 California Classic, Race ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    5 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 3-1-5-2 (three, one, five, two) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    5 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 5-0-6 (five, zero, six) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    5 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:3 Hot Shot-2nd:11 Money Bags-3rd:5 California Classic, Race Time: 1:46.91 (1st: 3 Hot Shot, 2nd: 11 Money Bags, 3rd: 5 California Classic; ...

  • 6 killed, 15 wounded in east Ukraine city

    6 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday — the worst reported violence since a cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops took effect on ...

  • AP Top Strange News At 7:34 p.m. EDT

    8 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) Officials beg pastor, strip club owner to end feud Man wanted for robbery arrested at Frisbee tourney Boa constrictor captured after escaping Idaho cage Chinese city creates cellphone sidewalk lane California nudist camp accused of stealing water Cops photograph alleged ...

  • UN envoy warns Libya on brink of prolonged strife

    8 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The top U.N. envoy in Libya is warning that rapidly deteriorating security and worsening political turmoil have brought the country to the "brink of protracted conflict and civil strife." Bernardino Leon, who took over two weeks ...

  • Victim's family praying for girl in range accident

    9 hours, 12 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The family of an Arizona shooting range instructor who was accidentally shot and killed by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi say they're praying for her. The Arizona Republic reports (http://bit.ly/1oREA20 ) that lawyers for the family ...

  • UN takes over C. African Republic peacekeeping

    9 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The United Nations took over a regional African peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic on Monday, nine months after sectarian violence erupted that has left at least 5,000 people dead and has forced tens ...

  • Kerry: US open to talks with Iran on Islamic State

    9 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) PARIS (AP) — As more than two dozen nations pledged Monday to help Iraq fight the Islamic State militants, the United States said it was open to talking to Iran about assisting in the crisis, despite Washington's earlier opposition for ...

  • Oklahoma City bombing memorial adds new exhibits

    9 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A key piece of evidence, hundreds of oral testimonies and new artifacts were unveiled Monday at the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum dedicated to the deadly 1995 bombing. The additions are part of a nearly ...

  • Merkel: Russia must withdraw troops from Ukraine

    10 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Russia must withdraw its troops from Ukraine for a peace plan there to work. Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call late Monday that the complete withdrawal must accompany ...

  • AP Top International News At 5 p.m. EDT

    11 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) Tiny Qatar plays outsize role in US war strategy Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq US won't rule out working with Iran against IS 700 feared dead in 2 Mediterranean boat wrecks Generation gap: Young Scots favor independence ...

  • Generation gap: Young Scots favor independence

    11 hours, 12 minutes ago

    (AP) GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Across Scotland, dinner table talk is getting heated as families argue over how to vote in Scotland's independence referendum. A generation gap has opened up, with younger voters more inclined to back independence and their elders ...

  • AP Top Business News At 4:15 p.m. EDT

    11 hours, 41 minutes ago

    (AP) Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day US wealth gap putting the squeeze on state revenue A Scottish 'Yes' also means exit from EU, NATO Speculation swirls over Fed language on rate hike Microsoft to buy 'Minecraft' maker ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game

    11 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 9-3-1 (nine, three, one)

  • Wisconsin election officials scramble on voter ID

    12 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin election officials were scrambling Monday to deal with a federal appeals court's ruling reinstating the requirement that voters show photo identification when casting ballots. The law had been on hold, after being in effect only ...

  • NYC's Roosevelt House: History and education

    12 hours, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — It's not as well-known as other historic sites associated with Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, but a six-story Manhattan town house where the Roosevelts lived for decades is reclaiming its place in history as ...

  • Parts of east Serbia cut off in new Balkan flood

    12 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — New floods in the Balkans isolated parts of eastern Serbia on Monday as swollen rivers swept away roads and bridges, cutting power supplies and phone lines. Emergency measures have been declared in the hardest-hit municipalities where ...

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